4th of July

A fireworks display with people in foreground watching
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Dan Weinbaum
May 21, 2020 - 11:34 am
A number of cities in the Kansas City Metro have called off this year's 4th of July firework displays due to the pandemic and budget constraints.
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Bill Grady
June 29, 2018 - 10:51 am
The message is simple. Don't pull the trigger on the fourth of July. Kansas City Police officers are going door-to-door in a neighborhood where celebratory gunfire on Independence Day has been a big problem. Assisting in the outreach are the parents of Blair Shanahan-Lane. The eleven year old was...
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June 30, 2017 - 3:39 pm
Worlds of Fun What: Celebrate America fireworks; free admission for military July 4 When: 10 p.m. July 1-4 Where: 4545 Worlds of Fun Ave. Liberty What: Liberty 4th Fest with food trucks, beer garden, family activities, live music and fireworks When: 5:30 p.m. July 3 Where: Fountain Bluff Sports...
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June 30, 2017 - 2:13 pm
Firefighters and health experts want folks to think twice before handing a sparkler to a child this 4th of July. "Sparklers can burn at around 1,200° fahrenheit. So for perspective, aluminum melts at 1,100°... they are very hot, and we want everyone to have respect for the power of fireworks, "...
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